Waddell & Reed Chooses 14th and Baltimore for $140M HQ Project

(Updated Dec. 10: A preliminary development review plan filed last Friday with the City Planning Department by Burns & McDonnell indicates the proposed Waddell...

Sincerely Ellis Women’s Clothing Expands in West Bottoms

By Kevin Collison Sincerely Ellis, the women's clothing and accessory shop in the West Bottoms, likes making its patrons feel welcome, including their kids. "When customers...

CityScene KC Shifts to Paid Subscription Dec. 2

I hope you've enjoyed CityScene KC since it was launched 2 1/2 years ago with the mission to be the community news source for...

Architect One Opens Small Crossroads Office

Topeka-based Architect One has opened a two-person office in the Crossroads Arts District that can accommodate more staff when needed to handle Kansas City...

USDA Agencies Landing Downtown, Second Big Office Win in a Week

Editor's note: The USDA has confirmed its relocating its agencies to 805 Pennsylvania The Port KC board unanimously approved establishing an AIM Zone at its...

A Year Later, No Sign of Hy-Vee Arena

By Kevin Collison A year after the Hy-Vee Arena amateur sports center opened in the West Bottoms following a $39 million redevelopment, it's still invisible...

Avenue Logistics Relocating Office from Kansas to Crossroads

Avenue Logistics is relocating its 30 employees from Overland Park to a renovated building at 18th and McGee in the East Crossroads. The firm will...

MaRKET ASSEMBLY Launch Pad for Unique Women’s Product Ideas

By Kevin Collison To the casual shopper, MaRKET ASSEMBLY appears to be a typical upscale boutique geared toward women looking for unique clothes, home decor...

Modern Society Adds Stylish Retail Option to Crossroads

By Kevin Collison The fledgling Crossroads retail scene--and downtown in general--is gaining a stylish clothing shop with the opening of Modern Society on the ground...

Downtown Marriott Upgrades Rooms, Adds Tech Features

By Kevin Collison The Kansas City Marriott Downtown has completed a $44 million upgrade of its 970 guest rooms, preparing for the new competition and...